A career Ontologist is the primary developer of the ontology. Typically one Ontologist will take on a sub domain of the overall ontology project, and will work with existing design artifacts and subject matter experts to convert models to formal semantic expressions. Fluency in OWL2, RDF, SPARQL, and the ability to program against triplestores and/or knowledge graphs preferred.
An Ontologist must be trained in ontological development, either through formal training or on-the-job development. Should have career experience in data modeling or related analytical skills and be able to interact with data modeling professionals. Individuals with backgrounds in library science, artificial intelligence and machine learning have been successful in this job. A combination of education and experience will be considered.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or Business. Advanced academic degree preferred.
NOTE: Start date for this position will be determined by project availability.